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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMTR 012127
CWFMTR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND MONTEREY BAY

PZZ500-020930-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
MONTEREY BAY NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT OVER THE OUTER COASTAL
WATERS. THESE WINDS DECREASE TOMORROW AS A THERMAL TROUGH DEVELOPS
OVER THE CALIFORNIA COAST.



PZZ570-020930-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.



PZZ571-020930-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
DURING THE EVENING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 8
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ575-020930-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 5 TO 7 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ576-020930-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ540-020930-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
SE WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ545-020930-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

WED
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AND SW 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AND SW 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH A
DOMINANT SWELL PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH A DOMINANT SWELL
PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 1.8 KNOTS AT 08:38 PM
MONDAY AND 0.9 KNOTS AT 10:38 AM TUESDAY.



PZZ560-020930-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ565-020930-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND S 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ530-020930-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT DURING
THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ531-020930-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ535-020930-
MONTEREY BAY-
227 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DECREASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WED
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BECOMING
3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



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